“Doing God’s Work in the Neighborhood

Today we kick off our fall stewardship drive entitled “Doing God’s Work in the Neighborhood.”  The theme of this year’s stewardship invitation came about through the diligent prayer and discernment of this year’s creative stewardship team.  As we look toward 2017 and beyond, we at Christ Church are feeling even more compelled to continue serving…

Lay Eucharistic Ministry

Are you interested in serving as a Lay Eucharistic Minister during Sunday services? Folks who serve in this ministry lead prayers of the people, help to set the Altar, and administer the wine/chalice during communion.  This ministry is both rewarding and enjoyable!  If you would like to explore this ministry possibility, please speak with Steamer…

Stand Up for Racial Justice

“Waking Up White“….SURJ (Stand Up for Racial Justice) members & others are invited to participate in a four-session community conversation beginning Monday Sept. 19, discussing the book Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving (2014).  The author is a racial justice educator who was born into a white New England family in 1960…

All Parish Conversation

On Sunday, September 18, 2016 following the 10:00AM service, we will have an all parish meeting and conversation to share with everyone information the Building Exploration Subcommittee has gathered, as we consider the possibility of building affordable housing on our parish house property.  This will be an informative meeting to share our findings as we…

All Parish Conversation

On Sunday, September 18, 2016 following the 10:00AM service, we will have an all parish meeting and conversation to share with everyone information the Building Exploration Subcommittee has gathered, as we consider the possibility of building affordable housing on our parish house property.  This will be an informative meeting to share our findings as we…

Bee Moulton Flower Fund

On September 8, 2016, our beloved parishioner, Bee Moulton, will celebrate her 100th birthday.  In honor of Bee’s life and legacy of her faith in God and her love of flowers, Christ Church has established a perpetual flower fund insuring that flowers will adorn our altar throughout the year. Our neighbor, Botanica Florist, will provide…

Shape Note Singing

Are you curious about shape note singing and the hymnal called the Sacred Harp?  There will be singing from this early American tradition every second Sunday, from 2:00- 5:00PM in the Taplin, starting this afternoon!  No experience necessary, loaner books available.  See Lynnette for more information. Another opportunity for singers is the Onion River Chorus,…

Lay Eucharistic Ministry

Are you interested in serving as a Lay Eucharistic Minister during Sunday services? Folks who serve in this ministry lead prayers of the people, help to set the Altar, and administer the wine/chalice during communion.  This ministry is both rewarding and enjoyable!  If you would like to explore this ministry possibility, please speak with Steamer…

Building Empathy and Addressing Racial Oppression

Tuesdays, September 13, 20, and 27 from 6:30-8:30pm at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier. This three part program is led by Julie Drogin and Alyssa Chen and strives to give participants the opportunity to build skills and knowledge to engage in conversations about oppression. Participants are expected to attend all three parts of…

Bee Moulton Flower Fund

On September 8, 2016, our beloved parishioner, Bee Moulton, will celebrate her 100th birthday.  In honor of Bee’s life and legacy of her faith in God and her love of flowers, Christ Church has established a perpetual flower fund insuring that flowers will adorn our altar throughout the year. Our neighbor, Botanica Florist, will provide…